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Your Money, Your Choice (Shipbuilding Contract) #146161

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 22, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The weekly look at how the government spends taxpayers' money introduced.

(Tampa, Florida: John Martin) The case of the dealing between the federal government and George Steinbrenner and his Tampa Shipyards, Incorporated, firm, which contracted to rebuild four Navy ships, reviewed; scenes shown. Senator Daniel Inouye and Representative John Murtha said adding an appropriation to give Steinbrenner's firm the 58 million it wanted. [Senator Sam NUNN - comments on the action.] [Shipyard executive Stuart NOVAK - defends going to Congress to get the money.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Alternative ways in which the millions could be spent outlined.

Jennings, Peter;
Martin, John

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